Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 538

Mechanical Orguinette Co. Hand Crank Spool Organ

Estimate: $400 - $600

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000


Mechanical Orguinette Co. Hand Crank Spool Organ, c. 1880, tabletop style hand crack orguinette music box, stamped 'Mechanical Orguinette Co. of New York' on side and stamped '42153' on interior, the wood case with turned feet, stenciled sides & rollers, together with 19 paper scrolls.

Measurements: Height: 8 1/2 in. x Width: 26 1/2 in. x Depth: 16 in.


Vintage condition, old marks and scratches to wood, one roller with replaced side and repair to other side. Scrolls in poor condition.

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